Lacquered box and 4 books - Lacquered wood, Paper, Silk - The "Sanjō Wasan" 三帖和讃 (Jōdo, Kōso and Shōzōmatsu) and the "Shōshinge" 正信偈 - Japan - mid 20th century

Description
Lacquered box and 4 books - Lacquered wood, Paper, Silk - The "Sanjō Wasan" 三帖和讃 (Jōdo, Kōso and Shōzōmatsu) and the "Shōshinge" 正信偈 - Japan - mid 20th century
Good condition, see description - 23×17.5×9 cm

Lacquered box and 4 books - Lacquered wood, Paper, Silk - The "Sanjō Wasan" 三帖和讃 (Jōdo, Kōso and Shōzōmatsu) and the "Shōshinge" 正信偈 - Japan - mid 20th century

Kyobon 経本 - A 'sutra' is a book in which a sutra is written.

The sutra has a unique binding method and is folded book calld 'warrior'. It's the basis of the Buddhist teaching and it's different for each order.

See:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sanj%C5%8D_Wasan
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shoshinge

Size of the box: 23 cm x 17.5 cm x 9 cm
Size of 4 books: 14 cm x 18.5 cm x 0.5 - 2cm

Good condition - see the photos.

Lot details
Object
Lacquered box and 4 books
Material
Lacquered wood, Paper, Silk
Period
Mid 20th century
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Title of artwork
The "Sanjō Wasan" 三帖和讃 (Jōdo, Kōso and Shōzōmatsu) and the "Shōshinge" 正信偈
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
23×17.5×9 cm
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